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Mrozinski captures The Pfister's light

Published Nov. 15, 2015

It's been seven months since Todd Mrozinski became The Pfister Hotel's artist in residence and he's already created more than 100 paintings. OnMilwaukee recently checked in with Mrozinski in honor of Hotel Week.

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4 Marcus Hotels & Resorts' properties nab AAA Four Diamond Award

Published Feb. 13, 2015

Marcus Hotels & Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation announced today that four of its owned and managed properties have again received the AAA Four Diamond Award rating in 2015. Less than four percent of 58,000 AAA-approved hotels and restaurants receive this rating.

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Junior Achievement names 2015 Wisconsin Business Hall of Fame inductees

Published Jan. 27, 2015

Junior Achievement (JA) will celebrate its 25th anniversary of the Wisconsin Business Hall of Fame on April 16, at The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee. In addition to honoring all 100 past laureates at the induction ceremony, five more outstanding leaders in business will be inducted.

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5 Doors Open MKE highlights

Published Sept. 22, 2014

This past Saturday, Sept. 20, a friend and I deemed ourselves "urban explorers" for the day. We hopped onto the green line (a proper urban adventure isn't complete without some form of public transportation, right?), ventured from the East Side to Downtown where we visited various landmarks that had their doors wide open for the general public as part of Doors Open Milwaukee.

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Milwaukee hotels that famous people (briefly) called home

Published March 7, 2014

Elvis? The Beatles? Willie Mays and Mickey Mantle? John Fitzgerald Kennedy? Who is the most famous person to have stayed in a hotel in Milwaukee? While not a mecca for the famous, like New York, Chicago or Los Angeles, Milwaukee has been a temporary home for many famous people.

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Niki Johnson named next artist at The Pfister

Published Feb. 21, 2014

Multi-media sculptor Niki Johnson will serve as The Pfister Hotel's sixth artist in residence, replacing current artist, Stephanie Barenz. Johnson, who was one of six finalists, will work in The Pfister's art studio for one year, starting April 1.

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Eleven food trends that could stick in 2014

Published Jan. 8, 2014

Last year was filled with cronuts, cupcakes, pretzel rolls and Sriracha. Local sourcing was huge. And kale was everywhere. But, what will 2014 hold?